Find out which famous people share the same birthday as you
Events of July 7th:
July 7th is the 188th day of the year (189th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 177 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about July 7th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on July 7th:
1860 Gustav Mahler (composer)
1906 Satchel Paige (baseball player - first Negro League player to be voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame).
1907 Robert Heinlein (author)
1915 Yul Brynner (actor)
1919 Jon Pertwee (actor)
1940 Ringo Starr (drummer - The Beatles)
1941 Bill Oddie (comedian, actor, author, musician, naturalist)
1949 Shelley Duvall (actress)
1965 Jeremy Kyle (talk show host)
1980 Michelle Kwan (ice skater)
July 7th in History:
1543 French troops invade Luxembourg.
1863 US introduces its first military draft.
1898 US President William McKinley signs the Newlands Resolution annexing Hawaii.
1928 Sliced bread is offered for sale for the first time ever by the Chillicothe Baking Company.
1930 Construction of the Hoover Dam begins.
1946 Mother Francesca S. Cabrini is the first US citizen to be canonized.
1946 Howard Hughes crashes his XF-11 plane near Beverly Hills.
1954 Elvis Presley makes his radio debut.
1978 Solomon Islands independent from UK.
1980 Iran introduces Sharia law.
1981 President Reagan appoints Sandra Day O'Connor as the first female US Supreme Court justice.
1985 Aged just 17, Boris Becker becomes the youngest player ever to win Wimbledon.
2005 Terrorist attacks in London against the underground rail system and a bus.
July 7th is also:
Tanabata Festival (Japan) - also held on August 7th.
Ivan Kupala Day (Russia and Ukraine)
Independence Day (Solomon Islands)
People born on July 7th are Cancer
Disclaimer: Birth dates and other information are thought to be correct, but there is a possibility that some entries may contain inadvert errors. If you spot such an error, please contact us. Sorry, we can not accept suggestions for additional entries at this time, due to the huge backlog of suggestions we have already received.
†Disclosure: Advertising Link(s): Our company may receive a payment if you purchase a product/service after following this link.
Disclosure: Our company's websites' content (including this website's content) includes advertisements for our own company's websites, products, and services, and for other organization's websites, products, and services. In the case of links to other organization's websites, our company may receive a payment, (1) if you purchase products or services, or (2) if you sign-up for third party offers, after following links from this website. Unless specifically otherwise stated, information about other organization's products and services, is based on information provided by that organization, the product/service vendor, and/or publicly available information - and should not be taken to mean that we have used the product/service in question. Additionally, our company's websites contain some adverts which we are paid to display, but whose content is not selected by us, such as Google AdSense ads. For more detailed information, please see Advertising/Endorsements Disclosures
Click privacy for information about our company's privacy, data collection and data retention policies, and your rights.
Copyright © 2000-2020, Answers 2000 Limited
CERTAIN CONTENT THAT APPEARS ON THIS SITE COMES FROM AMAZON SERVICES LLC. THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED 'AS IS' AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR REMOVAL AT ANY TIME.
In Association With Amazon.com
Answers 2000 Limited is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.
In Association With Amazon.co.uk
Answers 2000 Limited is a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.
As an Amazon Associate, our company earns from qualifying purchases. Amazon, the Amazon logo, Endless, and the Endless logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.